Riviera Resort & Spa, Palm Springs
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- Meeting rooms/conference facilities
- Tennis Court
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From Barstow to Palm Springs we drove through the Mojave desert and stopped at the Joshua Tree National Park. Very different landscape from the Death Valley, this one contains many different types of plants like palms, cactuses and Joshua trees. I took some pictures with my phone (more pics taken with Daniele's camera will be downloaded once back …
... that out and then drive to the Joshua Tree National Park,we will stop in Palm Springs though for some sandwiches and drinks for our lunch which we can take to the park as it's still 70 miles to go to the park entrance from here. This hotel is though very smart, when the Chinese Premiere came over to California, they hosted him here in this Hotel and then, he held meetings with Obama at a ranch in the hills nearby. We set off at 10.30 for the drive to Joshua ...
... actually got away early. And of course this is famous last words as we spent the next 2 and a half hours trying to sort out our phone so we could call mastercard and cancel Kens card. boy what a rigmarole. Anyway we sorted it in the end and I got a Starbucks coffee to get me back to normal. Sally had lent us a phone, but we bought the wrong credit, and becasue it hadnt been used for 6 months it wouldnt work. anyway, I got a sim ...
... Kingman, AZ to Needles, CA. It was most interesting and eye opening. We tried to imagine driving this road back in the 40's to California to start a new life. It was winding and a bit treacherous with many miles between businesses and residential areas. We came to a place called Cool Springs which used to be a popular stop on Route 66 for food, gas and sundries. It has been restored and now houses a well stocked GIFT SHOP!!! But you can ...
... in we ate at the resort cafe and watched Jimmy Johnston win the Daytona 500. Then we sat by the pool and used the hot tub as the resort provided great protection from the wind. As the sun disappeared behind the San Jacinto mountains at 4:20 pm we got dressed for dinner and wandered down Indian Canyon and Palm Canyon Drives. Just as we were wondering if we would ever find a restaurant due to the number of ...